Member of 1929 state championship team…played 3 yrs for Hall of Famer John Wooden…played for Wagner 4 years at Franklin College, where he was also 4-yr track athlete…Wooden’s asst coach ’37-’39 at South Bend Central…became head coach after the war, winning 4 straight sectional and regional titles, putting one of those teams into the state finals earlier…coached Dunkirk to Jay County championship ’39-’42…was first basketball coach at South Bend Adams. Varsity coach at Ball State University until 1954.

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